HRBP Asia is a vibrant community of HR professionals from all over the world. Our mission is to equip HR professionals with the necessary knowledge and skills to become true business partners in their organizations. We achieve this by organizing conferences, webinars, online courses, and special toolkits that are designed to help our members stay up-to-date with the latest trends and best practices in HR.
Our website address is: http://hrbp-asia.com.
Effective Date: December 30, 2022
General: HRBP Asia Pte Ltd (“we”, “us”, “our”, or “HRBP Asia”) cares about your privacy. HRBP Asia has developed this privacy notice (“Privacy Notice”) to describe how we collect and use your personal data.
Applies To: This Privacy Notice applies when you use our websites (including but not limited hrbp-asia.com and microsites for events), digital interfaces, mobile apps, purchase our products, interact with us, call us, or otherwise use any other of our services (collectively “Service/s”) unless the Service has its own privacy notice or privacy provisions. By using the Services, you consent to this Privacy Notice. If you do not consent to this Privacy Notice, you should not use the Services.
Changes: HRBP Asia reserves the right to change this Privacy Notice at any time. We will notify you of changes in accordance with applicable law. Changes will become effective when they are posted here. We strongly encourage you to review this Privacy Notice for changes each time you use a Service.
What We Collect and Why: This section describes the personal data we collect from you and why.
Collection from Other Sources: Subject to applicable law, we may collect personal data from third parties such as social media, our affiliates, your employer if they are the payor of the Service, publicly available databases, business partners, data aggregators, and other third parties to create a more personalized profile of our customers, prospects, and users, personalize their experiences, evaluation application credentials where applicable, and facilitate communications to you of products and services that may be of interest to you.
Disclosure of Personal Data: Subject to applicable law, we may disclose your personal data with third parties, including the following:
- AFFILIATES: Subsidiaries, local chapters and other affiliates of HRBP Asia to process Services, personalize your experiences, understand our members and customers better, and for other purposes listed in this Privacy Notice.
- SERVICE PROVIDERS: Service Providers that perform personal data processing aspects of the Services on our behalf that may include website hosting, webinar platforms, conference registration, training, IT support, and more.
- EMPLOYERS/PAYOR: Your Service activity and other information to your employer who paid for your Service, only at your employer’s request.
- THIRD PARTY ADVERTISERS: Nonaffiliated third parties for their direct marketing purposes companies to serve ads when you visit HRBP Asia and other sites. These companies may use information about your visits to our website(s) and other websites that are contained in web cookies and other tracking technologies to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you.
- OTHER MEMBERS/CUSTOMERS/USERS: When you engage with others using the Services, such as when you post content or comments, you are sharing this information with the other users in the online community.
- As part of a corporate sale, merger, or acquisition, or other transfer of all or part of our assets including as part of a bankruptcy proceeding. In the event a transaction of this kind occurs that results in the transfer of your personal data, HRBP Asia will notify you via e-mail and/or place a prominent notice on the appropriate website for 30 days of any such change in ownership or control and the possible changes to this Privacy Notice.
- To law enforcement to protect against misuse or unauthorized use of the Services or as is otherwise required to limit legal liability, protect or defend HRBP Asia’s rights, property, or interests, or protect the safety, rights, or property of HRBP Asia’s users.
- When legally required to do so in accordance with government requests or regulations or legal proceedings.
- With your consent, we will share with third parties.
My Choices: We may use the personal data we collect from you to offer you products and services that may be of interest to you. HRBP Asia makes its customer, conference attendee, and some webcast registrant lists available to other reputable organizations whose products or offerings may be of interest to the HRBP Asia community. If you would like to opt out of receiving these materials (electronic or hard copy), you may contact HRBP Asia by email at email@example.com or by following the unsubscribe instructions of the communication received.
Do Not Track Signals: Our websites do not respond to do not track signals.
External or Third-Party Websites/Software/Platforms: To the extent hyperlinks or gateways (whether through banner advertisements or otherwise) are utilized to access external or third-party sites, you should be aware that these external or third-party sites may collect personal data and are not controlled by HRBP Asia and therefore, are not subject to this Privacy Notice. HRBP Asia suggests that you check the privacy notices of these sites to determine how the proprietors of these third-party sites will utilize your personal data.
Services may also include integrated social media tools or plug-ins, such as social networking tools offered by third parties. If you use these tools to share personal data or you otherwise interact with these features on the Website, those companies may collect information about you and may use and share such information in accordance with your account settings, including by sharing such information with the general public. Your interactions with third-party companies and your use of their features are governed by the privacy notices of the companies that provide those features. We encourage you to carefully read the privacy notices of any accounts you create and use.
Collection of Information by Third-Party Websites: We sometimes may offer content (e.g., promotions) that is sponsored by or co-branded with an identified third party. In these instances, the third party may obtain information that you voluntarily submit to participate in a Website activity. We have no control over the third party’s use of this information. The Website will notify you at the time of information collection if a third party will obtain such information.
Lawful Basis of Processing: On certain occasions, we process your personal data when it is necessary for the performance of a contract to which you are a party, such as to provide services to you. We may also process your personal data to respond to your inquiries concerning our products and services. On other occasions, we process your personal data where required by law. We may also process your personal data if necessary to protect your interests or the interests of a third party. Additionally, we process your personal data when necessary to do so for direct marketing purposes, to help you find content or information that you are seeking, to complete a transaction, to deliver a service, or for a related reason, and these interests are not overridden by your data protection rights. Where we process your personal data for these purposes, our legitimate interest is to serve the needs of HRBP Asia members and customers and carry out our business operations. If the processing of personal data is necessary and there is no statutory basis for such processing, we will ask for your consent to process your personal data. You have the right to withdraw your consent to processing of personal data at any time.
Updating Your Information: You may have options through your login credentials to the Services if you have so been provided to delete, update, or add new personal data. Please contact us at Contacting Us if you have any questions.
Retention: We will process and store your information only for the period necessary to achieve the purpose of the storage. The criteria we use depends on the particular personal data collected in context of the Service and whether there exists a reason to retain. In any event, we shall only retain what is necessary for the purpose of the storage and for a time period only as long to fulfill that purpose. The criteria used to determine the period of storage of information is the respective statutory retention period. HRBP Asia will retain data for seven years following a financial transaction and five years for other engagement or interaction with HRBP Asia. After expiration of that period, the corresponding information is routinely deleted, as long as it is no longer necessary for the fulfillment of a contract or the initiation of a contract.
Digital Advertising & Analytics. We may work with third parties that collect data about your use of the Website and other sites or apps over time for non-advertising purposes. HRBP Asia uses Google Analytics and other third-party services to improve the performance of the Website and for analytics and marketing purposes. For more information about how Google Analytics collects and uses data when you use our Site, visit https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/. To opt out of Google Analytics, visit https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/.
Third Party Personal Data You Provide Us: If you provide us the personal data of a third party such as when you might provide us information of your emergency contact, we rely on you to have secured the proper consent or other justifiable lawful basis to provide such information for us to process as intended by this Privacy Notice. If you do not have such authority to provide us such information, you should not provide it.
Contacting Us: Comments, questions, or requests can be directed to the HRBP Asia Pte Ltd, in our role as data controller, by using our contact information. You may contact us at:
HRBP Asia Pte Ltd
67 Ayer Rajah Crescent #02-10/17, Singapore 139950
What are cookies?
Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are sent to your browser and stored on your computer, mobile phone or other device when you visit a website. The cookies send information back to the originating website or another website that recognizes that cookie. Cookies can be permanent or temporary.
The cookies we use on our websites can be categorized as follows:
Strictly necessary cookies
These cookies are essential in order to enable you to fully experience the website and use the features and functionalities available to you, such as access to secure areas of the website.
We use this type of cookie to handle user registration and login. Without these cookies services you have asked for cannot be provided. These cookies can be either permanent or temporary. In short, without these cookies our websites won’t work properly or won’t be able to provide certain features and functionalities.
These cookies collect information about how visitors use a website, for instance which pages are visited most often, in order to provide a better user experience. These cookies do not personally identify individual visitors. We use these cookies to:
· provide statistics on how our websites are used
· measure the delivery and performance of our advertising campaigns
These cookies could be permanent or temporary cookies, first-party or third-party cookies.
These cookies can be used to limit the number of times you see an ad as well as help manage the delivery of advertising campaigns. Advertising cookies are also used to customize the advertising across the website and make it more relevant to you.
Advertising cookies are placed by third parties such as advertisers, ad platforms and their agents, and can be permanent or temporary cookies. They are related to advertising services provided by third parties on our website.
Other third-party cookies
On some pages of our website we may have content from third-party services or sites. Please note that we do not control any cookies which are used by these services and you should check the relevant third-party website for more information about these.
How to manage & remove cookies
1. Accept or block cookies
2. Adjusting your settings on different browsers
When it comes to the management of cookies, each browser is set up in a different way. This will be covered by your browser’s help menu, which will tell you how to adjust your cookie settings. Click on the relevant link below to access detailed information regarding cookie settings – should your browser not be mentioned here, we invite you to look into the possibilities such a browser offers to adjust your cookie settings:
Microsoft Internet Explorer
3. Other ways to block cookies
Depending on the type of cookie, there are other ways of managing cookies that do not involve adjusting your browser’s settings.
a. Block audience-measuring cookies
Audience-measuring cookies have been placed on our site by Google Analytics. You can block these specific cookies by clicking on the deactivation link below, downloading the add-on and installing it on your browser.
Google Analytics deactivation link: Deactivate Google Analytics
Please note that the add-on will save a cookie on your device, but that cookie will be used only to prevent your browser from transmitting data to Google Analytics.
For more information on deactivating Google Analytics and installing the browser add-on, click here: Browser add-on to deactivate Google Analytics
b. Block social network cookies
To block cookies used by social networks (e.g., via sharing buttons), follow the instructions in the links below: